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Holocaust Deniers

Peddling Hate in Tehran

Steven Luckert | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics
Steven Luckert

Nazi antisemitic caricature advertising the 1937 exhibition, Der ewige Jude (The Eternal Jew). United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Ju...

Polish Heritage Month Reveals Significant Underreported Stories From World War II

Greg Archer | Posted 10.20.2015 | Chicago
Greg Archer

Growing up in Chicago in the 1970s, I was aware that my parents were Polish immigrants. My father, William Krzos, was an engineer at GTE -- I was intrigued by his vague remarks about being in a German labor camp.

Holocaust-Denying Bishop Plans Consecration Without Pope's Consent

Associated Press | Nicole Winfield | Posted 03.18.2015 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (AP) - A Holocaust-denying Catholic bishop who made headlines in 2009 when Pope Benedict XVI rehabilitated him and members of his breakaw...

Was Rialto Unified School District's Holocaust Assignment Really About Critical Thinking?

Mark Baer | Posted 10.04.2014 | Education
Mark Baer

Although a great deal has been written about the "critical thinking" assignment given to eighth graders in the Rialto Unified School District on whether or not the Holocaust ever occurred, I feel compelled to provide my perspective.

Why Have So Many People Never Heard Of The Holocaust?

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.15.2014 | Religion

Being a Holocaust denier is one thing, but simply never having heard of the Holocaust is something the Anti-Defamation League wanted to explore with i...

Reflections On The Holocaust

Deborah J. Levine | Posted 06.07.2013 | Religion
Deborah J. Levine

I will light that candle for my father on Holocaust Remembrance Day not just to honor his memory, but in greater understanding that I, too, was there.

Abbas Alleges Link Between Zionists and Nazis

David N. Myers | Posted 03.27.2013 | World
David N. Myers

Netanyahu has guided Israel to unprecedented international isolation, income disparity and diplomatic stasis. But it is necessary and sobering to recall that his presumptive partners for peace are hardly without blemish.

Is it Just the Muslims Who Can't Be Insulted?

Lisa Wexler | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Lisa Wexler

In one of the most obviously insulting gestures the United Nations has heaped on the Jewish people, and there have been many, the decision to host Mah...

A Neo-Nazi in the GOP: Where's the Outrage From On High?

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

Arthur Jones, a neo-Nazi, outspoken anti-Semite and Holocaust denier, wants to be a Republican congressman from the Land of Lincoln.

GOP Candidate Calls Holocaust 'Blackest Lie In History'

Oak Lawn Patch | Lorraine Swanson | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

A congressional candidate running as a Republican in the upcoming Illinois primary says the "Holocaust never happened." Arthur Jones, 64, a Lyons, ...

The Odd Couple: Santorum and Ahmadinejad!

MP Nunan | Posted 04.15.2012 | Comedy
MP Nunan

Have you noticed the whackiness shared by both Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Republican Primary candidate Rick Santorum? Both favor theo...

John Rudolf

Notorious Ex-Klan Leader Arrested in Germany

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 11.30.2011 | Crime

David Duke, the former Ku Klux Klan leader, white supremacist and Louisiana politician, was arrested and taken into custody in Cologne on Friday, prio...

Holocaust Denial Pages Can Stay Says Facebook

Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion

Earlier this month, 21 Holocaust survivors affiliated with the Simon Wiesenthal Center issued a plea to Facebook asking them to deny access to anyone ...

Holocaust Remembrance: Who Owns Memory?

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

In the absence of actual Holocaust survivors, survivors who are fixtures at virtually all remembrance ceremonies, the challenge of memory falls fully on our shoulders.

MSNBC's Deafening Silence on Patrick Buchanan's Association with Holocaust Deniers

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Menachem Rosensaft

If MSNBC's executives insist on retaining Buchanan as a fixture on their news channel, he must be clearly identified as an enabler of Holocaust deniers.

Holocaust Denier David Irving Back in the Fray

Amarnath Amarasingam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Amarnath Amarasingam

Infamous Holocaust denier David Irving is leading a group of supporters who have each paid around £2000 (about $3160) to take part in an eight-day tour of wartime sites in Poland.

Holocaust Deniers, Pedophiles And Terrorists As Authors

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Last week in The Independent, journalist Boyd Tonkin took a peculiar twist on the notion of "banned books," composing a list of dangerous texts that m...

Ahmadinejad's Use of Language Intended to Offend

Alan Elsner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Alan Elsner

Refusing even to say the word "Israel" negates thousands of years of Jewish history and identity. It is deeply offensive.

Ahmadinejad Next Week at the U.N. -- What to Watch For

Alan Elsner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alan Elsner

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will address the United Nations General Assembly next Thursday. Will he deny the Holocaust? Will he demean women and African Americans?

Israel and the Flotilla: On the Dangers of a Binary View

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Qanta Ahmed, MD

When will we understand that Israel's security problem is everyone's security problem, that a threatened Jew is a threatened Muslim?

This Holocaust Memorial Day: Dr. Al-Fulaij Demonstrates the Only Thing Worse Than Holocaust Denial

Rabbi Abraham Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Abraham Cooper

On April 12th Jews the world over will gather to pray for the souls of six million of our brothers and sisters who were mass murdered by Nazi Germany ...

Alleged Muslim Power over Holocaust Curriculum: Please Don't Forward!

Nancy Fuchs Kreimer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Nancy Fuchs Kreimer

We ought to be slow to believe the worst about others, quick to report the best. Now, that would be a true memorial to those who died in the Holocaust!

In Reply to Al Gore: We Need to Thaw Our Human Climate First

Carol Smaldino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carol Smaldino

The National Pubilc Radio Morning blog recently gave us more of the news to which we have gotten dangerously accustomed: Most Americans regard evidenc...

That's Not "A Bingo!": UK Apologizes for Using Fake IDs During Inglourious Basterds Mission to Kill Nazi SS Chief

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martin Lewis

The British Government has issued a profuse apology to the German and Slovakian governments that two of Britain's special operatives during World War II used fake IDs in their successful mission to assassinate a Nazi SS chief.

Maybe We Can, in the Holy Land?

Ami Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ami Kaufman

Israeli leftists (the few of us that are left) can be divided into two. Well, probably more than two, but stay with me a sec... Those who want to end ...